Karteekka is a corporate attorney, who started her career with civil and criminal litigation in India. She then moved on to work in the United Arab Emirates and gained experience in arbitration as well as commercial and corporate legal practice, advising multi-jurisdictional corporates, government entities and individuals on a wide range of matters. Around the same time, she also gained substantial experience in claims related to employment, divorce, child custody and women’s rights. During this time, she dealt with several cross border issues and matters having worked with clients from Europe, Middle East and Asia.
She has published several articles and has received several accolades for her work. She has been recognized as the Anti-Money Laundering Lawyer of the year by ACQ5 in the year 2014 and as part of Gamechangers 2021 Global Awards. She was also recognized and awarded as the Leading Advisor for the year 2014 by Acquisition International. For her exceptional work in succession & estate planning, human rights and diversity and Inclusion and her continuous pro bono work in all these sectors, she was also chosen as the lawyer of the year by ACQ5 for their Gamechangers 2021 Global Awards. In the same year, she was also chosen as one of the Global 100 lawyers for the year 2021.